Solving Issues Surrounding Asian Elephant Welfare

Asian Captive Elephant Working Group

Recognising the urgent need to create more awareness about both the problems and the possible solutions, as well as provide recommendations to improve health care and management practices for captive elephants in South East Asia, a group of regional elephant specialists, veterinarians, researchers and conservationists formed the Asian Captive Elephant Working Group (ACEWG).

ACEWG Believes:

Watch our video on the situation for captive elephants in Asia and why the ACEWG was formed.

Who We Are

The Asian Captive Elephant Working Group is a group of dedicated elephant specialists, veterinarians, researchers, camp managers and conservationists, we recognise the urgency to, proactively and with sound scientific knowledge, address the current situation of elephants in tourism in South East Asia.

Meet our Team